Efficiency and renewables

A ban on SF6 in the energy sector is overdue

04 August, 2021 by Kevin Nesdale, General Manager, Power Distribution Systems & Services at Eaton ANZ | Supplied by: Eaton Electrical (Australia) Pty Ltd

With international pressure mounting on Australia to adopt more ambitious climate goals, there are steps the energy sector can take to assist in this task.


Luminetic FLS Series industrial LED floodlights

01 August, 2021 | Supplied by: Pacific Automation

Luminetic's FLS Series of industrial LED floodlights are designed and manufactured for Australia's conditions.


Moving to clean energy with more efficient buildings

28 July, 2021

Better strategies for managing energy consumption in buildings is the focus of a comprehensive new study in the US.


WA business park powered by renewable microgrid

23 July, 2021 | Supplied by: FIMER Australia

Peel Business Park in Nambeelup will draw the majority of its power from a renewable energy microgrid.


Easing grid pressure with AI technology

14 July, 2021

Machine learning that can accurately predict wind and solar power is being used to securely integrate them into the national electricity grid.


Victoria focuses on green energy

02 July, 2021

The creation of a new battery facility and regional hydrogen hub in Victoria will cement the state as a green energy leader, courtesy of $35 million in funding.


Strengthening Victoria's solar energy future

25 June, 2021

The Victorian Government is continuing to support innovation, promote investment and help meet its ambitious Victorian Renewable Energy Targets.


Future trends: PV power for thermal building activation

24 June, 2021

Solar company my-PV has developed a system that releases excess solar energy to heat building foundations.


On the road to net zero

22 June, 2021 | Supplied by: FIMER Australia

La Trobe University has committed to reaching net zero emissions at its seven campuses across Victoria and New South Wales by 2029.


New energy program promises to soak up surplus solar

22 June, 2021 | Supplied by: Intellihub

Endeavour Energy and Intellihub have launched a program that they say will revolutionise the way off-peak electricity systems operate.


Large-scale solar and battery install for southwest Sydney

17 June, 2021

RACV Solar has entered into an arrangement with CEP.Energy to deliver a significant solar and battery installation in NSW.


FIMER opens its virtual doors

08 June, 2021 | Supplied by: FIMER Australia

Photovoltaic inverter and charging solution manufacturer FIMER is opening its 'virtual' doors to the world for the first time.


Australia breaks PV system install record in 2020

19 May, 2021

Over 362,000 rooftop solar PV installations were issued with small-scale renewable energy scheme certificates under the Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme.


Funding for solutions to increase DER within LV networks

10 May, 2021 | Supplied by: Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA)

ARENA is funding a solution to overcome challenges for distribution network service providers in managing distributed energy resources within LV networks.


Tweed Shire backs solar under Renewable Energy Action Plan

04 May, 2021

Tweed Shire Council has committed to a new two-year program of renewable energy and energy efficiency works across its facilities.


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